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2103, 2023

Book Launch and Collaborative Event: Ama H. Vanniarachchy’s ‘Essays on Sri Lanka’s Cultural Heritage’

By |March 21st, 2023|Categories: Book Launch, Collaborative Event|Tags: , , , , , , |

We are excited to announce a special collaborative event featuring the book launch of Ama H. Vanniarachchy’s 'Essays on Sri Lanka’s Cultural Heritage.'

1803, 2023

National Shipwreck Database of Sri Lanka Wins e-Swabhimani 2021 Merit Award: A Milestone for the Institute of Archaeology and Heritage Studies

By |March 18th, 2023|Categories: Awards, IAHS Achievements|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Discover how the National Shipwreck Database of Sri Lanka, a pioneering collaborative project by the Institute of Archaeology and Heritage Studies, won the prestigious e-Swabhimani 2021 Merit Award for its innovative approach to preserving maritime heritage.

2202, 2023

‘The Dutch Hospital Colombo – BIOGRAPHY OF A HERITAGE BUILDING’ by Dr. Gamini Wijesuriya 2023

By |February 22nd, 2023|Categories: IAHS Publications|Tags: , , , , , |

Dr. Gamini Wijesuriya's latest publication, "The Dutch Hospital Colombo - Biography of a Heritage Building," is now available for pre-order.

2611, 2022

මුදල් ගෙවීමට උපදෙස් – ආධුනිකයින් සඳහා පුරාවිද්‍යාව මාර්ගගත පාඨමාලාව 2022

By |November 26th, 2022|Categories: Instructions|Tags: , , |

ආධුනිකයින් සඳහා පුරාවිද්‍යාව මාර්ගගත පාඨමාලාව 2022 සඳහා මාර්ග ගත ක්‍රමයට හා බැංකු හරහා මුදල් ගෙවීමට උපදෙස් මෙම සටහනේ දැක්වේ.

2710, 2022

GIS Day Celebration 2022 – GIS for Archaeology: Demonstration of Sri Lanka National Shipwreck Database

By |October 27th, 2022|Categories: Demonstrations|Tags: , , , |

In this demonstration, we will present how we used GIS to present the information to the users using different online maps and interactive dashboards in Sri Lanka National Shipwreck Database.

1810, 2022

ආධුනිකයින් සඳහා පුරාවිද්‍යාව – මාර්ගගත කෙටිකාලීන පාඨමාලාව 2022 ආරම්භය දැනුම් දීමේ ්මය

By |October 18th, 2022|Categories: Course Information|

පුරාවිද්‍යා හා උරුම අධ්‍යයන ආයතනය මඟින් මාර්ගගත දේශන පාඨමාලා ඔස්සේ පුරාවිද්‍යා සහ උරුම අධ්‍යයනයන් සඳහා ජනතාවට පහසු ප්‍රවේශයක් ඇති කරමින් ශ්‍රී ලංකාව සතු අද්විතීය සංස්කෘතික උරුමය සොයා යෑමට මං එළි පෙහෙලි කිරීම යන අපගේ අරමුණ මත සිට ආරම්භ කරන නවතම පාඨමාලාව “ආධුනිකයින් සඳහා පුරාවිද්‍යාව – මාර්ගගත කෙටිකාලීන පාඨමාලාව 2022” වේ. මෙම ්මය පුරවා එම පාඨමාලාවට ලියාපදිංචි වීම ආරම්භ කරනා දිනය පිළිබඳ ‌තොරතුරු ඔබගේ ඊමේල් ලිපිනයට ගෙන්වා ගන්න. [wpforms id="2829"]

1701, 2022

Underwater Archaeology Workshop 2022

By |January 17th, 2022|Categories: Workshops|Tags: , , , , |

The Institute of Archaeology and Heritage Studies is pleased to organize an underwater archaeology workshop for enthusiasts and people who are eager to learn underwater archaeology with resource persons and facilities from Maritime Archaeology Unit, Central Cultural Fund, Sri Lanka from 21st March 2022 to 25th March 2022 at Galle. It will be a unique experience to learn from a panel of maritime archaeologists and conservators with international experience about the [...]

501, 2022

We are recruiting!

By |January 5th, 2022|Categories: Jobs|Tags: , |

We are a non-profit academic research institute, aims to make archaeology and heritage studies accessible to the general public. Currently, we are keen to expand our recruitment opportunities for a course coordinator. So, grab this space to join our skilled team and make Sri Lankan archaeology even better.

2408, 2021

‘උරුම කළමනාරණය’ – මාර්ගගත කථිකාවක්

By |August 24th, 2021|Categories: News|

පුරාවිද්‍යා හා උරුම අධ්‍යයන ආයතනය, ICOMOS - Sri Lanka ආයතනය සමඟ එක්ව සංවිධානය කරනු ලබන  'උරුම කළමනාකරණයට හැඳින්වීමක්' පාඨමාලාවට සමගාමීව 'උරුම කළමනාරණය' යන මාතෘකාව ඔස්සේ මාර්ගගත කථිකාවක් 2021 අගෝස්තු මස 30 වන දින ප.ව. 8.00 - 10.00 දක්වා පැවැත්වීමට කටයුතු සැලසුම් කර ඇත. සමාජයේ විවිධ පැතිකඩවල් ආවරණය කරමින් සම්පත් දායකයින් මෙම අවස්ථාවට සහභාගී වන අතර ඔවුන් 'උරුම කළමනාකරණය' පිළිබඳ ඔවුනගේ ඇසින් අදහස් දක්වනු ඇත. මේ විවෘත කථිකාවට සහභාගී වන ලෙස [...]

1801, 2021

GIS for Archaeology – Inauguration Ceremony

By |January 18th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

Institute of Archaeology and Heritage Studies commenced its initial course; GIS for Archaeology on 11 January 2020 and the inauguration ceremony was held via online. With the purpose of providing opportunity for those who are willing to acquire knowledge in the field of archaeology and GIS technology, to learn about the application of GIS technology in the field of archaeology, the course will be conducted during two-months period by Mr. [...]

1709, 2020

Exploring a prehistoric site in Horana

By |September 17th, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |

Today, the Institute of Archaeology and Heritage Studies conducted an preliminary exploration with Dr.Nimal Perera and Senior Lecturer Chandima Ambanwala regarding a pre-historic cave complex. These are few moments captured by the camera during the exploration.  

1309, 2020

Initial discussion for the next excavation

By |September 13th, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

Yesterday (09/12/2020), an initial discussion was conducted with Dr. Nimal Perera about the field project which is to be carried out by the Institute of Archaeology and Heritage Studies in the near future. It was such a great experience and a sheer delight to work with him, who is an expertise in Sri Lankan prehistory and also the former Director of excavation of Department of Archaeology, Sri Lanka, in our [...]




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